The Office of Commercial Space transportation (AST) is charged with public safety and has a perfect safety record in its many years of licensing commercial rocket launches. It is hoped that the federal regulation update by Failure Analysis will encourage all rocket builders to measure rocket reliability to produce 100 percent reliable equipment, increasing future commercial manned rocket safety to be comparable with the safety when traveling by commercial aircraft. Commercial aircraft safety for commercial rockets will enable public interest in space tourism industry to spread outside the wealthy, high-risk thrill seekers who book flights on unregulated Russian rockets.

“The ‘learning curve’ that every rocket: expendable, reusable and man-rated has experienced is unacceptable in the commercial space tourism industry and prognostic technology will eliminate them, resulting in 100 percent reliability paradigm from the first launch” says Dr. Len Losik, President and Chief Technical Officer of Failure Analysis. Failure Analysis is the only company with a history of identifying satellite and rocket equipment with accelerated aging in satellite and rocket equipment performance test data. This equipment is then replaced before launch. Rocket reliability is dominated by infant mortality failures and by replacing equipment with accelerated aging, eliminating infant mortality failures, rocket companies can produce 100% reliable rockets. Failure Analysis claims that all rocket failures that occur outside development programs occur because only equipment performance is measured during factory test and there is no relationship between equipment performance and equipment reliability.

Company website: http://www.failureanalysisco.com

Upcoming Events

August 9 - August 11 2022

MaximoWorld 2022

View all Events
banner
80% of Reliabilityweb.com newsletter subscribers report finding something used to improve their jobs on a regular basis.
Subscribers get exclusive content. Just released...MRO Best Practices Special Report - a $399 value!
DOWNLOAD NOW
Conducting Asset Criticality Assessment for Better Maintenance Strategy and Techniques

Conducting an asset criticality assessment (ACA) is the first step in maintaining the assets properly. This article addresses the best maintenance strategy for assets by using ACA techniques.

Harmonizing PMs

Maintenance reliability is, of course, an essential part of any successful business that wants to remain successful. It includes the three PMs: predictive, preventive and proactive maintenance.

How an Edge IoT Platform Increases Efficiency, Availability and Productivity

Within four years, more than 30 per cent of businesses and organizations will include edge computing in their cloud deployments to address bandwidth bottlenecks, reduce latency, and process data for decision support in real-time.

MaximoWorld 2022

The world's largest conference for IBM Maximo users, IBM Executives, IBM Maximo Partners and Services with Uptime Elements Reliability Framework and Asset Management System is being held Aug 8-11, 2022

6 Signs Your Maintenance Team Needs to Improve Its Safety Culture

When it comes to people and safety in industrial plants, maintenance teams are the ones who are most often in the line of fire and at risk for injury or death.

Making Asset Management Decisions: Caught Between the Push and the Pull

Most senior executives spend years climbing through the operational ranks. In the operational ranks, many transactional decisions are required each day.

Assume the Decision Maker Is Not Stupid to Make Your Communication More Powerful

Many make allowances for decision makers, saying some are “faking it until they make it.” However, this is the wrong default position to take when communicating with decision makers.

Ultrasound for Condition Monitoring and Acoustic Lubrication for Condition-Based Maintenance

With all the hype about acoustic lubrication instruments, you would think these instruments, once turned on, would do the job for you. Far from it!

Maintenance Costs as a Percent of Asset Replacement Value: A Useful Measure?

Someone recently asked for a benchmark for maintenance costs (MC) as a percent of asset replacement value (ARV) for chemical plants, or MC/ARV%.